9 days in Finland Itinerary

9 days in Finland Itinerary

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9 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: Los Angeles
Fly:  16​h 30​min
1
Helsinki
— 3 nights
2
Turku
— 1 night
3
Pori
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
4
Tampere
— 2 nights
Fly:  21​h
End: Los Angeles

3
nights
Helsinki

Helsinki ©
Finland's largest and most populated metropolis, the maritime town of Helsinki boasts varied architecture, a lively cafe culture, and plethora of picturesque natural delights.
You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Aurinkolahti Beach and Hietaranta Beach. Pack the 29th (Mon) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. The adventure continues: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Rock Church, look for gifts at Kankurin Tupa, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, and take an in-depth tour of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum.

To see maps, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Helsinki tour planner .

Los Angeles, USA to Helsinki is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. You can also fly; or do a combination of train and flight. You'll lose 10 hours traveling from Los Angeles to Helsinki due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Los Angeles in October, things will get colder in Helsinki: highs are around 48°F and lows about 35°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Tue) early enough to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Helsinki

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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Aurinkolahti Beach ©
Aurinkolahti Beach
Hietaranta Beach ©
Hietaranta Beach

1
night
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Wed): step off the mainland to explore Vepsa Island, tour the pleasant surroundings at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral.

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Drive from Helsinki to Turku in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In October, daytime highs in Turku are 48°F, while nighttime lows are 35°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Pori.

Things to do in Turku

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Ispoinen Beach and Sauna ©
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna
Vepsa Island ©
Vepsa Island
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

1
night
Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. Start off your visit on the 1st (Thu): kick back and relax at Yyteri Beach, then make a trip to Juselius Mausoleum, then take in the exciting artwork at Pori Art Museum, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Palace of Junnelius.

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You can drive from Turku to Pori in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 47°F in October, and nighttime lows around 35°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Tampere.

Things to do in Pori

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach
Juselius Mausoleum ©
Juselius Mausoleum
Pori Art Museum ©
Pori Art Museum

2
nights
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
On the 2nd (Fri), tour the pleasant surroundings at Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower, enjoy the sand and surf at Rauhaniemi Beach, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Tampere Cathedral, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Vanha Kirkko.

To find where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Tampere trip itinerary builder app .

Traveling by car from Pori to Tampere takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. November in Tampere sees daily highs of 37°F and lows of 30°F at night. You will leave for home on the 3rd (Sat).

Things to do in Tampere

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Rauhaniemi Beach ©
Rauhaniemi Beach
Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower ©
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko ©
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko

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